Marshall wrote her first song in 1973 and has been writing ever since. In 1987, she received a citation of achievement from BMI for “Betty’s Bein’ Bad.” That same year, “Betty” was a finalist for “Country/Rock Song of the Year” at the Music City News National Songwriter Awards. In 1996, “Betty” was inducted into BMI’s “Million-Air” elite, having logged over a million performances worldwide.

Marshall’s songs are administered by BMG.

Marshall’s songs recorded by other artists

All I Want Is Everything – Mindy McCready

Bad Debt – Saffire: The Uppity Blues Women

Better Off Without You – Emmylou Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Betty’s Bein’ Bad – Sawyer Brown, Mats Radberg & Rankarna

Beyond My Wildest Dreams – Siobhan Mayer-Kennedy

Beyond the End – Jimmy Buffett

Breaking Point – Danny Flowers

Call the Lamas! – Holly Arntzen & Kevin Wright, Greg Tamblyn

Can’t Run from Yourself – Tanya Tucker, Hanne Boel, The Elly Maze, Bullseye

Christmas in the Caribbean – Jimmy Buffett

Daddy Long Legs – Tanya Tucker

Don’t Go Messin’ with a Country Boy – Hillbilly Jim (The Wrestler)

Don’t Make Me Pregnant – Miss Tammy Faye Starlite

Everybody’s on the Run – Jimmy Buffett

Great Big Crush – Rick Bedrosian

Guiding Light – Russ Taff

Happy Childhood – Marianne Osiel, Greg Tamblyn, Bill Littleton, Michael Brown

Have a Little Faith – Karen Taylor-Good, Greg Tamblyn

The Hogs Are on Fire – James Hollihan

I Don’t Wanna Hold Your Hand – Gail Davies & Wild Choir

I Love Everybody – Tim Krekel

I Think I’ll Say Goodbye – Olivia Newton-John, Mary Kay James, Jeris Ross, Cor Sanne

It Was Love – Russ Taff

Jesus Is the Reason for the Season – Jonell Mosser

Just to Keep from Drowning – Joe Cocker

Just to Torture Myself – Kacey Jones

Know My Needs – The Earl Scruggs Revue

Last Mango in Paris – Jimmy Buffett

Leaving Loachapoka – Bonnie Wren

Let the Pretty Lady Dance – Conway Twitty

Lands Far Away – Don Mealer (aka Poobah)

Lies – Standard Transmission (featuring Robert Jetton)

Living in the Name of Love – The Whites, Claire Lynch, Ever Call Ready, The Lewis Family

Lose Me in You – Crystal Gayle

The Man Who Would Be BB King – Little Wille Horton & The Weekenders

The 90s Is the 60s Turned Upside Down – Dion, Wynonna, Gary Nicholson, John Jorgenson

Off the Deep End – Danny Flowers

Old Habits – John Hiatt, Ronnie Milsap, Irma Thomas, Greg “Fingers” Taylor

Nervous – Danny Flowers

The Perfect Partner – Jimmy Buffett

Rode Hard and Put Up Wet – Johnny Lee

Smart Woman (In a Real Short Skirt) – Jimmy Buffett

Somewhere South of Macon – Lena Zavaroni, Rattlesnake Annie, The Elly Maze, Connie Cato, Pavlína Jíšová (Czech), Gretchen (Todd) Ramsey, Michelle Vidal & The Fur Traders

Take My Hand – Russ Taff

To Show You That I Love You (aka Let My Fingers Do the Walking) – Tompall Glaser, Brian Collins

Trouble – Alannah Myles

Unfinished Business – Johnnie Allan

What Kind of Girl – Don Henry

A Womans’ Heart (Is a Handy Place to Be) – Jessi Colter, Crystal Gayle

Your Husband’s Cheating on Us – Trisha Yearwood, Matraca Berg, The Likely Culprits

Songs in movies

Better Off Without YouLimbo

Between Carolina and TexasFlatbed Annie & Sweetie Pie

Can’t Run from YourselfFather Hood

Old HabitsSwitch

Riding with WillieMississippi Grind

Rode Hard and Put Up WetUrban Cowboy

Why Can’t I Be Like Other Girls?Flatbed Annie & Sweetie Pie